I once wrote an article for a local rag bemoaning the state of the town’s railway station. When, two days later, the council announced plans for its complete redevelopment I expressed my shame […]
New websites launched for people looking to join a clinical trial; but will patients want a ‘coming together’ at some point?
This week, patients got a couple more options for finding out about clinical trials they can take part in. Patientslikeme (which was launched in the United States a few years ago) has […]
I was very privileged to be asked to give the Furlong Christmas Lecture a few weeks ago. I hope this doesn’t seem egotistical but here’s the text of that lecture amended with […]
The summer break has clearly done the Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley, a world of good. From beating a lone path as the libertarian Claudius in the face of a […]
I suspect this has been picked-up by someone else but an article in the US publication ‘Information Week’ from 11th July this year provides further data on the rise of social media […]
Today’s headline is taken from the menu for my Indian take away last night which talked of ‘exortic sauces.’ A spelling mistake it might be but I was rather taken with the […]